Hack the Future of Mobility & Energy – And Win Up to €5k+ in Prizes!
Event updates and communications will happen in the http://startupberlin.co/ slack in the #sbchackathon2017
Developers, designers and entrepreneurs bring your ideas, and see how far you can take them in 48 hours.
Our industry is being shaped and influenced from every imaginable angle. As we innovate and reinvent, there are endless opportunities waiting to be explored. Join us for a weekend of collaboration and coding, and see what you can achieve.
This event is about creating solutions to real energy and transport challenges using a variety of datasets, APIs, and hardware provided by industry-leading brands. The hackathon will connect you with our partners Airbus, Cisco, HERE, Kuehne + Nagel, Mercedes-Benz, SBB Cargo and VINCI, for a weekend of problem solving and prototyping. Together you will build new, impactful products.
The need for trailblazers who create better and faster solutions is at an all-time high.
You don’t need to be a pro to attend. So, whether you are a first timer or a professional, let’s see what you’re made of.
FRIDAY, March 3rd
18:00 - Arrival, registration and drinks
18:30 - Welcome and introduction to the hackathon
19:30 - Idea pitching and team forming
(No overnight staying on Friday)
SATURDAY, March 4th
09:00 - Breakfast and start
11:00 - Mentor and partner sessions
13:30 - Lunch
18:30 - Dinner
Mentors will be there during the day to provide you with direct feedback and to answer any questions. Make sure to bring your own sleeping bag, roll mat, toothbrush, towel, pillow - whatever you need to feel comfortable. There will be a shower and a separate room to sleep. Still, there will be food and drinks accessible for the whole night so that it feels just like home.
SUNDAY, March 5th
09:00 - Allnighter breakfast
13:00 - Lunch
14:30 - Finish: submit hacks
15:30 - Pitch: demo your work
17:30 - Award Ceremony
18:00 - Closing and beers
19:00 - Go home and get some sleep
$13,500 in prizes
€5,000 presented by Airbus
€1,000 presented by Cisco
HERE Challenge Prize
Airbus Challenge Prize
VINCI Challenge Prize
VINCI Eurvia Challenge Prize
SBB Cargo Challenge Prize
VINCI Eurvia Challenge Second Prize
10 free, one year licenses to targetprocess
Submitting to this hackathon could earn you:
HERE Challenge: Make creative use of the HERE API as a standalone or in conjunction with other available APIs. Documentation can be found here.
Airbus Challenge: Use satellite data and navigation systems such as Galileo or GPS, to create a solution to improve mobility and transportation. Airbus API and datasets are accessible through registration on this page: www.youmapps.com.
Vinci/Intel/Macrix Challenge: Integrate IoT, augmented reality and drones in VINCI's Actemium mining operations. This challenge is supported by Intel and Macrix. More information here.
Vinci Eurvia: How can we make the highway infrastructure more intelligent and connected for:
- Better monitoring & maintenance?
- Better Customer experience?
- Better management & operation by highway authorities?
- Better connection with other transport and council services?
SBB Cargo: 1000 EUR for the best project completing either of the two challenges:
- Cargo Carriage delivery: We might get internal data of how long a freight wagon is in a trainstation and how long it takes to unload and deliver stuff. But we don’t know what to do with that data… maybe the hackers could find some suggestions and do calculations like freight xyz always takes super long and should be stored differently.
The Sample data is here: Data
- Commodity flows: Make use of statistical data of freight transportation with trucks to model the commodity flow in Switzerland.
Possible questions to answer:
- Where should be a city logistic hub?
- How could co2 be reduced if the flows where different?
- How could we get rid of trucks in cities?
- Visualise the flows
Here is the dopbox link to all the data files: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/ozscjnwm6j6rjid/AACAYT2QREXiMk0GkCvzGa_ja?dl=0
How to enter
We only have one simple requirement to participate: you have to be either a coder, a UI/UX designer or a hustler passionate about creating new things at the intersection between technology and transportation. Just follow this link to complete your registration: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/smart-transportation-energy-hackathon-tickets-31635931924
Developer Advocate at HERE
Business Innovation Manager at Airbus
Innovation Director at VINCI Energies Germany
Managing Director at Macrix Software
Actemium Managing Director for Mining Operations
Technical Manager at Macrix
Developer at Podaris
Senior Innovation Manager, API & Analytics at Airbus
Application Developer at Airbus
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